Strongwoman Rhianon Lovelace Axle Deadlifts 261.5 Kilograms (576.5 Kilos) for New World Document


Strongwoman competitor Rhianon Lovelace made historical past in her sport on the 2022 Arnold Strongman UK contest on the weekend of Sept. 2t in Birmingham, England. Lovelace set a brand new world document within the Axle Deadlift by lifting 261.5 kilograms (576.5 kilos).

Lovelace broke the heavyweight world document whereas weighing 63 kilograms (138.9 kilos). This implies she broke the world document in each heavyweight and her personal 64 kilogram classes by lifting 4.1 instances her body weight. She already owned the document in her personal class with a carry of 233.5 kilograms (515 kilos), which she set in Might 2022. Her new historic carry may be seen on the 39 second mark of the video beneath, courtesy of Lovelace’s Instagram web page:

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Lovelace approached the axle bar with the gang cheering her on. She was sporting a lever weight belt over her deadlift swimsuit and used figure-eight lifting straps on the huge barbell. Her stance was a bit of wider than shoulder-width. Upon lifting the bar, it cleared her knees rapidly, however she stalled barely earlier than finishing the lockout and receiving the down command from the choose. She held the bar up for 5 further seconds earlier than returning it to the ground. From there, the celebration was on.

Lovelace had simply competed in and received the 64 kilogram division of the Arnold UK professional strongwoman competitors, which befell on Sept. 23-24, 2022. She shared her mindset and bodily situation when she approached the bar within the caption of the video.

“After competing for 2 profitable days, (with powerful competitors, so I couldn’t take it simple) to win the Arnold Professional Title, working off three hours of sleep, I used to be doubting myself. I knew I used to be going to wish to go someplace darkish to get this finished.”

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This isn’t the primary model of a deadlift world document that Lovelace has damaged in 2022. On July 16, 2022, she competed within the Berkshire’s Strongest contest and pushed her personal conventional deadlift world document as much as 282.5 kilograms (622.8 kilos).

Lovelace’s victory within the Arnold UK contest together with this new document reveals why she is named the pound-for-pound strongest lady on the planet. There isn’t a official phrase on if she is going to compete once more earlier than 2022 is over, but when she does, document watchers must be on excessive alert.

Featured Picture: @rhianon.lovelace.kaosstrength on Instagram


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